Now Accepting Nominations & Submissions for 2022 Northern Virginia 40 Under 40

Northern Virginia 40 Under 40

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2022 Northern Virginia 40 Under 40. The Leadership Center for Excellence and Leadership Fairfax are once again partnering to recognize young leaders who are making a positive impact in Northern Virginia. 

Nominations and applications can be submitted online at until Friday, February 18, 2022. Honorees will be recognized at a virtual ceremony on Friday, March 25, 2022. 

The 40 Under 40 program celebrates emerging leaders who demonstrate exceptional and impactful leadership and civic engagement in their professional and personal spheres within the Northern Virginia region. Honorees represent business, non-profit, and government sectors, and anyone may nominate a young leader if they meet the following criteria. 

Nominees must: 

  • Live or work in Northern Virginia, 
  • Be under 40 as of March 25, 2022, and 
  • Demonstrate impact through leadership and civic engagement personally and/or professionally 

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About Leadership Center for Excellence and Leadership Fairfax

The mission of Leadership Center for Excellence is to enlighten, inspire, and connect leaders through community building and leadership development. For more information, visit or call (703) 528-2522. 

Leadership Fairfax inspires, connects, develops, and engages leaders to impact issues facing Fairfax County and the region. It is a diverse community of 2,000+ alumni where leaders collaborate to develop and implement solutions to community issues. To learn more, call (703) 752-7555 and visit

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